Campaigning news from London
On Friday 9 September, our Regional Campaigns Officer for London, Richard Holmes and our Regional Campaigns Manager, Michael Wilson met with Richmond Borough Council as part of our campaign for improved vision rehabilitation services.
Our Regional Campaigns Officer for London, Richard Holmes, and Trustee Ellie Southwood, recently met with Deputy London Mayor Val Shawcross to discuss the north south Cycle Superhighway which is planned to run past our London office on Judd Street.
Richard Holmes, our Regional Campaigns Officer for London, and volunteer campaigner Elise Crayton, attended a consultation event for a new bus stop bypass in Kingston on 27 July. The borough is proposing the change as part of a major re-development of public areas in Kingston.
More than 100 people attended a protest on Tuesday 28 June outside St Thomas' Hospital against a proposed cycle scheme which could cause safety concerns for patients and visitors.
The campaign to see a meaningful discussion about the issue of shared space was again raised in Parliament on Monday 13 June.